Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7 Page 8 Page 9 Page 10 Page 11 Page 12 Page 13 Page 14 Page 15 Page 16 Page 17 Page 18 Page 19 Page 20 Page 21 Page 22 Page 23 Page 24 Page 25 Page 26 Page 27 Page 28 Page 29 Page 30 Page 31 Page 32 Page 33 Page 34 Page 35 Page 36 Page 37 Page 38 Page 39 Page 40 Page 41 Page 42 Page 43 Page 44 Page 45 Page 46 Page 47 Page 48 Page 49 Page 50 Page 51 Page 52 Page 53 Page 54 Page 55 Page 56 Page 57 Page 58 Page 59 Page 60 Page 61 Page 62 Page 63 Page 64 Page 65 Page 66 Page 67 Page 68 Page 69 Page 70 Page 71 Page 72Jewish News 24 COMMUNITY Women’s Philanthropy Jewish Federation of Greater Phoenix 12701 N.Scottsdale Road,Suite 201 Scottsdale,AZ 85254 480-481-1752 Director:Robin Loeb Encourages women of all ages/stages to make a personal and financial commitment to Jewish com- munities locally, in Israel and worldwide through leadership, education and fundraising. PUBLIC AFFAIRS American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) 602-277-3318,Fax:602-996-1180 The only American organization registered to lobby Congress in support of the U.S.-Israel relationship. Community briefings, events with members of Congress,grass-roots lobbying sessions. American Jewish Committee 602-539-2895 President:Tim Eckstein Global Jewish advocacy,110 years of service.To en- hance the well-being of the Jewish people and Israel andtoadvancedemocraticvaluesaroundtheworld. Anti-Defamation League 602-274-0991 Regional Director: Carlos Galindo-Elvira Regional Board Chair: Greg Rosenthal The nation’s premier civil rights agency, fighting anti-Semitism and all forms of bigotry, defending democratic ideals and protecting civil rights for all. ■ See ad on page 21 Jewish Community Relations Initiative (JCRI) c/o Board of Rabbis of Greater Phoenix Supported by: Jewish Community Foundation. Building relationships within the Jewish community and community-at-large reflecting Jewish commitment to justice. Information and kick-off in fall 2016. Jewish Labor Committee Arizona Chapter 2401 N.Central Ave. Phoenix,AZ 85004 Chairman:Paul Rubin Founded in 1934 to serve as a bridge between the Jewish community and the labor movement. Joint Action Committee for Political Affairs (JAC) (847) 433-5999,Fax:(847) 433-6194 Executive Director:Marcia Balonick BipartisannetworkdedicatedtoelectingaCongress committed to a strong U.S.-Israel relationship and a social agenda including reproductive freedom and separation of religion and state. Republican Jewish Coalition Arizona Chapter Chair:Lisa Karlovsky,480-361-5443 Educating the Jewish community about Republican ideas and policy positions,and expressing concerns of the Jewish community to Republican officials. Monthly events. REFERRAL/ SUPPORT Council For Jews With Special Needs 12701 N.Scottsdale Road,Suite 205 Scottsdale,AZ 85254 480-629-5343,Fax:480-629-5365 Executive Director:Amy DL Hummell Board President:Richard Lustiger Disability resources for children, adults who have disabilities and their families, to enable them to participate in activities in the Jewish community. ■ See ad on page 27 Temple Chai: Deutsch Family Shalom Center 4645 E.Marilyn Road Phoenix,AZ 85032 602-971-1234,Fax:602-971-5909 Director:Rabbi Bonnie Koppell Resource center providing education, support groups and spiritual development while utilizing Jewish wisdom, tradition and compassion. Sup- port groups include bereavement, divorce and caregiving. SINGLES For information on congregation-affiliated singles programs,see “Valley Congregations”listings. Dana Cheryl Beitscher Charitable Foundation 745 E.Maryland Ave.,Suite 100 Phoenix,AZ 85014 602-279-2808,Fax:602-277-5978 Chairman:Irwin Pasternack Funding, resources and leadership for developing positive Jewish choices in family and personal lives, with a strong emphasis on strengthening the ability of Jewish singles to meet and marry. Happenings Joan Evans,602-569-9791 Catering to Jewish singles 60-plus. Social activities and friendship.Two or more functions each month. Jewish Association of Singles Services (J.A.S.S.) 480-515-1935 Contact:Barbara Allyn Activities and events for Jewish singles ages 60-85. Resource for information about Jewish groups and organizations. Phoenix Jewish Singles Organizer A Jewish community for Jewish singles in the North Phoenix/Scottsdale area with no age barrier. Project Jewish Love 4757 E.Greenway Road,#107B-167 Phoenix,AZ 85032 AplatformforallsingleandunmarriedJews40years oldandovertofindfriendship,enjoycompanionship, mingle,date,marry and learn to love. Serving the East Valley Jewish community since 1971 908 N. Alma School Rd., Chandler, AZ 85224 480.897.0588